Scandinavian design continues to flourish through use of natural materials, with new lines such as the Shade screen, created by Annette Egholm & Jacob Agger for Danish company Bent Krogh A/S. Available in two heights, the screen is made of Finnish paper yarn and flax. The ‘fabric’ is mounted on an aluminium frame to create a lightweight, folding screen.
The Mayor of London will install 20 water fountains across the capital and make tap water more freely available, in a social design project that aims to discourage the public
The new identity has been designed by Prophet, while the electric motorsport series has been brought to life on-screen by DixonBaxi.
WPP has merged together five of its design consultancies under the name Superunion, ditching individual brands in a bid to “create more opportunities” for clients and employees.
The £1.4 million New Plastics Economy Innovation Prize has announced its second round of winners, which includes five, recyclable or biodegradable packaging materials.